Welcome to Halifax!

Located on the east coast of Canada, Halifax is a historic and vibrant city that offers a perfect blend of heritage, natural beauty, and maritime charm.  As the capital of the province of Nova Scotia, Halifax is known for its welcoming atmosphere, rich cultural scene, and picturesque landscapes.

Halifax's history is deeply intertwined with its maritime roots.  Explore the streets of the Historic Properties, a restored waterfront district showcasing beautifully preserved 19th-century buildings or visit the charming fishing village of picturesque Peggy’s Cove and its stunning coastline.  For outdoor enthusiasts, nearby parks like Point Pleasant Park and McNabs Island Provincial Park provide opportunities for hiking, picnicking, and enjoying breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean.

However, let's not jump too far ahead – first, you'll need to get here! That’s where New Roots Relocation comes in.  We fully understand how scary, stressful, and overwhelming it can be to relocate. As a bespoke Halifax destination service provider, we specialize in supporting individuals and families like yours as you navigate this journey.  With our expertise and resources, we can guide you through every step of the relocation process and ensure that you settle into your new city with ease.

Our experienced team of lifestyle and relocation consultants know Halifax inside and out, and have lived abroad themselves, so they understand the emotional and physical process of relocation.  We are true experts on the ground in the Greater Halifax area, providing relocation services tailored to your needs. We understand the challenges involved in moving and strive to make your relocation as stress-free as possible.

Whether you’re an employee or student deciding if this is the right move for you, in the process of planning your relocation here, or a company keen to “wow” your candidate upon their visit to Halifax, let New Roots Relocation be your experts on the ground, ensuring that your first impression of this city is exceptional.

Our Halifax relocation services have been thoughtfully curated to be accessible and affordable to every type of relocating family – wherever you’re moving from, and whomever you’re moving with. We’ll personalize your services for what you need, and to support you by managing the critical aspects of your move, like:

  • providing important check lists and information before your move,
  • assisting with household goods logistics,
  • recommending the best neighborhoods for temporary housing,
  • guiding you to find the best neighbourhood to meet your lifestyle needs and budget,
  • navigating the rental housing market without a Canadian credit history,
  • guiding you through school registration,
  • advising on government documentation,
  • helping you apply for Ontario's Health Insurance Plan (OHIP),
  • offering suggestions for newcomer-friendly banks,
  • a large variety of resources for home, health and auto insurance,
  • finding the best activities for all members of your family,
  • AND so much more!

Halifax's cultural scene is vibrant and diverse. The city is home to a thriving arts community, with numerous galleries, theater productions, and live music venues that showcase local talent. The Halifax Public Gardens, a Victorian-style oasis in the heart of the city, is a tranquil space for relaxation and often hosts outdoor concerts and events during the summer months.

So, if you're ready to embark on your journey to Halifax, let us be your trusted guide. We can't wait to meet you and share all the amazing things this city has to offer!

We look forward to meeting you!